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Blocksburgh > Blocksburg

1877 January 30, 4th Class Post Office established as Blocksburgh, Humboldt, California located 21 miles south of Bridgeville and 10 miles north of Alderpoint. Named for Benjamin Blockburger, 1872 settler.

Philip H. Mulford, First Postmaster.

1881 January 31, Frederick W. M. Georgeson, Postmaster.

1886 April 9, Deming L. O'Connor, Postmaster.

1891 December 24, Mrs. Harriet A. Blockburger, Postmaster.

1893 April 29, "h" dropped from spelling - Blocksburgh to Blocksburg. Martin F. Helmke, Postmaster.

1896 January 15, Benjamin Blockburger, Postmaster.

1899 March 30, Vernetta Charles, Postmaster.

1900 November 8, Harriet A. Blockburger, Postmaster.

1903 November 23, Peter T. Hamann, Postmaster.

1908 February 10, William J. Asbill, Postmaster.

1914 June 5, Frank E. Henderson, Postmaster.

1915 October 20, Francis M. Scott, Postmaster.

1916 October 26, Lucena H. Shields, Postmaster.

1925 November 18, Charles E. Wilkinson, Postmaster.

1938 June 25, Max G. Watson, Postmaster.

1940 October 1, Floyd B. Madden, Postmaster.

1942 January 29, Mrs. Clara M. Snider, Postmaster.

1942 October 1, Mrs. Ruth E. Hofer, Postmaster.

1945 June 23, Mrs. Barbara P. Burgess, Postmaster.

1960 February 5, Georgette M. Ripple, Postmaster.

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